The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General William Warington Foster

Foster, William Warington


* 1st of October 1876

† 2nd of December 1954


1943-04-01 Major-General


1939-10-05 1940-10-14 Director of Auxiliary Services, National Defence Headquarters
1940-10-15 1942-02-05 District Officer Commanding 12th Military District
1942-02-05 1943-02-14 District Officer Commanding 6th Military District
1943-02-14 1943-04-01 Chairman of Officers Selection Board
1943-04-01 Special Commissioner Defence Projects North-western Canada
Picture source: Courtesy of Clive M. Law